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Bay of Plenty

Homicide investigation, Whakatāne, update

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Attributable to Detective Senior Sergeant Paul Wilson, Eastern Bay of Plenty CIB:

Whakatāne Police have arrested two people in connection with the investigation into the death of a man in Whakatāne, Thursday 1 June.

The men have been charged with two counts of kidnapping and one count of aggravated robbery.

A 32-year-old man and a 25-year-old man are due to re-appear in Whakatāne District Court 14 June.

Anyone who has information that may assist Police in our investigation is asked to contact Police on 105 or via, using Update Report.

Please reference file number: 230531/6168.

Alternatively, you can report information anonymously via Crime Stoppers on 0800 555 111.

Any further information will be provided proactively when we are in a position to do so.


Issued by Police Media Centre